Bachelor, Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota, 1973. Master of Library Science, Columbia University, New York City, 1975.
Assistant reference library State University of New York, Agricultural & Technology College Farmingdale, 1975—1976. Assistant reference library, bibliographic center director Hamilton College, Clinton, 1976—1978. Assistant director public services Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1978—1983.
Lehman library Columbia University, 1983—1988. Head, research & information services department University Connecticut, Storrs, 1988—1993. Head public services Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, 1993—1996, deputy library, 1996—2000, dean library, since 2000.
Assistant vice president digital scholarly communication Indiana University, since 2009.
Married Bevilacqua F. Ann, August 7, 1988. 1 child Anastasia Margaret.